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Biographical entry Wells, Warwick Walter (1807 - 1892)

MRCS May 8th 1835; FRCS Oct 13th 1853.

March 1807
9 April 1892
General surgeon


Born in March, 1807; studied at St. Bartholomew's Hospital and entered the Bengal Indian Medical Service on May 10th, 1840. He was promoted Surgeon on March 1st, 1854, saw active service during the Mutiny in 1857 and 1858, took part in the defence of Lucknow, and was awarded the Medal. He retired on Oct 6th, 1859, to 7 Berkeley Place, Cheltenham, where he died on April 9th, 1892.

Sources used to compile this entry: [Crawford's History of the Indian Medical Service, ii, 361].

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